Meagan Jane Designs is committed to protecting your personal information in accordance with the Australian Privacy Principles in the Privacy Act as well as other applicable legislation.
Meagan Jane Designs needs to collect certain personal information in order to properly carry out its functions and activities. The types of information that the Company collects will depend on the circumstances of the individual’s involvement or contact with the Company.
Collection of personal information and how we collect it
In order to provide services to you, we may ask for personal information such as your name, address, telephone number or email address. The personal information we collect about you depends on the dealings you have with us. Personal Information includes information about an individual who is reasonably identifiable.
Examples of where we may collect personal information include, but are not limited to, when you make an online purchase, provide details to join our mailing lists or databases, provide information via social media pages, enter a competition, send us an enquiry or provide us with feedback.
Generally, you have no obligation to provide any information requested by Meagan Jane Designs. If you choose to withhold requested information however, we may not be able to provide you with the service you require should that depend on the collection of that information, particularly if the collection of that information is required by law.
Collection of personal information through Websites and Social Media.
Information is automatically collected through your use of the Meagan Jane Designs website and social media, through cookies or by other electronic means. Cookies are small text files that websites or apps may place on your computer or device, and are used to recognise repeat users of websites and remember user preferences.
We may collect this information both anonymously and in relation to personal user accounts. Cookies may also be used to allow the website to track usage behaviour and aggregate data to allow Meagan Jane Designs to customise a user's experience on their websites. This information is used and disclosed by Meagan Jane Designs for purposes including statistical analysis, and to assist Meagan Jane Designs to improve the functionality and usability of the website and our social media.
Purpose of collection of your personal information
The main purposes for which we collect, hold, use and disclose personal information are:
to deliver any of the Meagan Jane Designs' loyalty programs or customer relationship management systems
to create orders
answering queries, resolving complaints and responding to social media
to provide you with services you have requested from us
promoting Meagan Jane Designs, including through direct marketing, events and competitions, public relations and social media
performing research and statistical analysis
helping us tailor existing or develop new products, services or offers,
requirements under law or regulations, or for other purposes explained at the time of collection
Direct marketing and opting out
To be added to our email list, you will need to 'opt in' to this and provide your email address and contact details to Meagan Jane Designs.
You can opt out from receiving our marketing communications at any time by:
using the unsubscribe facility that we include in our electronic messages to opt out of receiving those messages or
by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject heading 'unsubscribe.'
Sharing of personal information
We may share your personal information with third parties where appropriate for the purposes set out above, including:
financial institutions for payment processing
regulatory, investigative or government bodies to comply with laws and regulations
Meagan Jane Designs contracted service providers or partners, including: overseas and local agents, delivery and shipping providers, information technology service providers, , marketing and communications agencies, research and statistical analysis providers, hard copy and electronic mail houses, manufacturers and suppliers, external business advisers (eg auditors and lawyers).
We may disclose your personal information to third parties and service providers located overseas in connection with a purpose. We take reasonable steps to ensure that the overseas recipients of your personal information do not breach the privacy obligations relating to your personal information.
We may disclose your personal information to the following locations:
each country which you nominate as a delivery address – for order fulfilment (if not within Australia), if you have ordered products from our online store and require delivery to an address in a foreign country.
to overseas recipients or jurisdictions depending on the nature of the services those recipients provide to Meagan Jane Designs (for example storing data via a cloud service, or servers located overseas)
Access to, and correction of, personal information
We take all reasonable steps to ensure that all information we hold is as accurate as is possible. You are able to contact us at any time and ask for its correction if you feel the information we have about you is inaccurate or incomplete.
We will provide you with access to your personal information within 30 days, subject to some exceptions permitted by law. We will provide access in the manner that you have requested provided it is reasonable and practicable for us to do so. A fee may be charged to cover our reasonable costs of locating the information and providing it to you.
Where you ask us to correct personal information that we hold about you, or if we are satisfied that the personal information we hold is inaccurate, out of date, incomplete, or irrelevant, we will take reasonable steps to correct that information to ensure that the information is accurate, up-to-date, and not misleading. If we correct personal information about you, and we have previously disclosed that information to another agency or organisation that is subject to the Privacy Act, you may ask us to notify that other entity. If so, we will take reasonable steps to do so, unless this would be impracticable or unlawful.
Please contact us at email@example.com if you would like to access or to correct the personal information that we hold about you. We may ask you to verify your identity before processing any access or correction requests to ensure that the personal information we hold about you is properly protected.
Security of Personal Information
Meagan Jane Designs takes measures to ensure your personal information is protected from unauthorised access, loss, misuse, disclosure or alteration. This includes protection measures, security restrictions on access to Meagan Jane Designs computer systems, policies on document storage and security. Information is stored in different ways, including in paper and electronic form.
We take reasonable steps to:
ensure access to and use of personal information within Meagan Jane Designs is appropriately limited to prevent misuse or unlawful disclosure of information.
ensure that the personal information that we use and disclose is accurate, up to date and complete;
destroy or permanently de-identify personal information that is no longer needed for purposes permitted by the Australian Privacy Principles.
ensure that in instances where other organisations provide support and or services, Meagan Jane Designs requires them to appropriately safeguard the privacy of the information provided to them.
We endeavour to protect the personal information of users of our website, however, we cannot guarantee the security of information you disclose online - you disclose that information at your own risk.
If you are concerned about sending your information over the internet, you can contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org. If you become aware of any security breach, please let us know as soon as possible.
Third Party Website
The Meagan Jane Designs website may contain links to websites operated by third parties. Meagan Jane Designs is not responsible for the content, privacy or security practices of those sites. Third party websites should have their own privacy policies which we encourage you to read before supplying any personal information.
All complaints received will be handled in a fair, confidential, and timely manner. We will respond to you by your preferred contact method if you have indicated one.
Further information about the Privacy law and the Australian Privacy Principles is available from the Office of the Australian Information Privacy Commissioner’s website www.oaic.gov.au or on 1300 363 992.